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SRCCON 2019 • July 11 & 12 in MPLS Apply to attend!

When & Where

SRCCON 2019 takes place July 11 & 12 at the McNamara Alumni Center on the University of Minnesota campus in Minneapolis. You can also check out how our schedule works.

SRCCON attendees tend to arrive on Wednesday and leave Friday evening or Saturday, depending on how the flight times work out. Our general conference schedule will look like this:

Wednesday: Evening meetup for session facilitators, starting around 6pm.

Thursday: Registration in the morning, with conference programming from about 9am to 6pm, followed by an evening full of informal activities at the venue.

Friday: Conference programming from about 9am to 6pm.


The block of rooms at this year’s conference hotel has sold out! The conference hotel this year is the Courtyard Minneapolis Downtown, which has a complimentary shuttle to the McNamara Alumni Center venue.

If you’re still looking for hotel options, other hotels not far from the conference venue include:

Graduate Minneapolis
.2 miles away
615 Washington Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414

Days Hotel
.3 miles away
2407 University Ave SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414 (612) 623-3999

DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - University Area
.5 miles away
511 Huron Boulevard SE
Minneapolis, MN, 55414
(612) 504-3000

University Inn
1 mile away
925 4th Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414 (612) 746-1300

Aloft Minneapolis Hotel
3 miles away
900 Washington Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55415
(612) 455-8400

Room share

Have a room and looking for a roommate? Don’t have a room and looking for someone who does? Add your info to the room share list.


We offer free, on-site childcare throughout the full SRCCON schedule (including Thursday evening) at the conference hotel the Courtyard Minneapolis Downtown. The caregivers act as employees of KiddieCorp (not contractors) and are recruited from local licensed daycare centers, elementary schools, preschools, and collegiate departments of early childhood education. Learn more about our free childcare now.

Food, Evenings, and More

We want you to be happy and well-fed at SRCCON, so we provide lots of snacks and lunch on both days, as well as a delicious dinner Thursday night. We’ll also have tea, coffee, and snacks—healthy and sugary—throughout the day, so stick around and enjoy the company of your fellow attendees.

We’ll have a slate of activities on Thursday evening, and you can learn more about the many ways to participate in SRCCON, before, during, and after the event!